Season lost for Sparks’ Toliver and Chiney Ogwumike

Los Angeles – The Los Angeles Sparks will have to play its abbreviated 2020 WNBA season…

Venus Williams at 40: The woman, the champion, and the disease that almost took her joy

Famed tennis star Venus Williams has reached the very top in every area of tennis but…

Why safely reopening high school sports is going to be a lot harder than opening college and pro ball

Ongoing testing, say the authors, is critical to bringing back amateur sports. Getty Images / Erik…

Dodgers considered to be World Series favorites

LAS VEGAS, NV — The Los Angeles Dodgers and the New York Yankees, followed by the…

Alliance for Justice condemns rampant police brutality

“Our nation is facing a great reckoning. The tragic murder of George Floyd last week was…

Urban League: Blacks likely to miss out on U.S. Census count

NEW YORK — With the nation in the midst of an international pandemic, Black America is…

Rayshard Brooks memorialized at historic Ebenezer Baptist Church

ATLANTA, GA – Family, friends, dignitaries, elected officials and community leaders gathered to remember the life…

Black Americans, crucial workers in crises, emerge worse off – not better

A group of sharecroppers, evicted from their land in the Great Depression, stand beside a Missouri…

From grandfather to grandson, the lessons of the Tulsa race massacre

From grandfather to grandson, the lessons of the Tulsa race massacre Smoke rises from damaged properties…

An Open Letter from Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren

On Monday, May 25, 2020, George Floyd, a proud Black man, was killed by a member…

Spark and WNBA will have a 2020 season

NEW YORK – Just like their counterparts in the NBA, the WNBA, and its players will be…

NBA readies itself for a season reboot

New York – It’s back to work for the National Basketball Association (NBA). Or it appears…

Justin Jackson uses his progressive voice to support protests

Los Angeles Chargers running back Justin Jackson is not shy about speaking his mind as it…

Across the nation, we the people are winning!

These old eyes of mine, and the rest of us, are likely experiencing just the beginning…

Maxine Waters to police: Do not kill another unarmed black person

LOS ANGELES – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Chair of the House Financial Services Committee, issued a statement…